Facebook launches Marketplace in SA to disrupt classifieds industry

2018-01-23 11:54

Social network Facebook will roll out Marketplace in South Africa in the following weeks in competition with existing platforms Gumtree and OLX as it hopes to disrupt the local classifieds industry.

Would you pay money for these seriously ugly shoes?

2015-06-08 11:16

Shoes are a bit like mattresses – you wouldn’t really want someone else’s, would you? Tell that to these advertisers in the classifieds.

9 more weird Gumtree/OLX ads

2015-02-18 12:59

It’s a weird world, and nowhere is it weirder than in the online classifieds. Check these ads out.

 

Amazing and funny pet ads on Gumtree/OLX

2015-07-06 10:46

Got no friends? It might be that boa constrictor you keep in a cage in your bedroom. Or the nest of tarantulas. Check out these amazing/funny pet ads on Gumtree and OLX.

The funniest wedding classifieds the internet has to offer

2015-05-18 14:38

Classifieds are probably not the best place to go wedding shopping.

The 10 weirdest things today on Gumtree/OLX

2015-02-04 10:52

Let the buyer beware – and nowhere is it more apt than when searching for something on the online Classifieds.

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